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California teen struck by school bus sues for brain injury, other damages
LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. – A man who received serious injuries, including “permanent traumatic brain injury” when his car was struck by a school bus is suing the Lake Elsinore School District and the bus driver for negligence.
Asiana airplane crash hearing to focus on potential pilot awareness, mechanical systems
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) officials will hold a two-day investigative hearing December 10 to discuss the ongoing probe into the crash of Asiana Airlines flight 214, which crashed while landing at San Francisco International Airport July 6, killing three
Indiana plane crash survivor’s brain injuries require long-term care, lawyer says
An Oklahoma man who survived an airplane crash in Indiana earlier this year likely won’t recover from the traumatic brain injuries he sustained, his lawyer told the Associated Press.
Philadelphia judge says severely injured survivor of building collapse may give deposition
PHILADELPHIA, Penn. – A woman who was critically injured when a Philadelphia building undergoing demolition collapsed on top of the Salvation Army thrift store where she was shopping may proceed with her lawsuit even while 11 others have been stayed,
Critically injured plaintiff asks judge to move forward with Philadelphia building collapse litigation
A woman who was critically injured in the Philadelphia building collapse on June 6 has asked a judge to partially lift a stay that will likely be imposed on her lawsuit pending other legal issues in mounting litigation surrounding the
Asiana crash pictures trigger San Francisco firefighting helmet-camera ban
The San Francisco Fire Department’s decision to ban helmet-mounted cameras after a 16-year-old Asiana crash survivor was run over and killed on the runway by first responders has sparked sharp criticism from safety advocates and others who question the department’s
Owner of Philadelphia building implicated in deadly collapse wants court to toss strict liability claim
The owner of a Philadelphia building that collapsed onto an adjacent Salvation Army thrift store June 6, killing six people and injuring 13 others, faces 11 personal-injury and wrongful-death lawsuits related to the disaster. However, Richard Basciano and his company
Asiana crash survivors sue Boeing over inadequate seatbelts and other defects
A group of passengers who survived the crash of Asiana Airlines flight 214 in San Francisco July 6 are suing the airline and Boeing, which made the 777 aircraft, alleging that the lap-only seat restraints in economy class made the
Alaska airplane crash that killed two South Carolina families had no flight plan
National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) officials released a preliminary report on a July 7 airplane crash in Soldotna, Alaska, that killed two vacationing families from Greenville, South Carolina, and the pilot. The report revealed few new details, but said that
East Haven, CT, Plane crash kills four, including two children on the ground
EAST HAVEN, Conn. – Four people, including a child and two teenagers, are dead after a twin-engine airplane crashed into two homes on its approach to Tweed-New Haven airport Friday morning.